Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Case for Getting Rid of Borders—Completely (The Atlantic)

“To paraphrase Rousseau, man is born free, yet everywhere he is caged”

“No standard moral framework, be it utilitarian, libertarian, egalitarian, Rawlsian, Christian, or any other well-developed perspective, regards people from foreign lands as less entitled to exercise their rights—or as inherently possessing less moral worth—than people lucky to have been born in the right place at the right time”